What Os The Paris Agreement

From 30 November to 11 December 2015, France hosted representatives from 196 countries at the United Nations Climate Change Conference, one of the largest and most ambitious global climate meetings ever held. The goal was nothing less than a binding, universal agreement to limit greenhouse gas emissions to levels that would prevent global temperatures from rising more than 2°C (3.6°F) above the baseline temperature set before the start of the Industrial Revolution. (See what your state`s energy mix with 100% clean sources would look like) No other country has followed the U.S. out of the deal. In fact, many others have entered the leadership vacuum, she says; The EU, China, Japan and South Korea have recently announced ambitious new targets on how quickly they will achieve net-zero emissions and are on track to achieve them. .